Christmas is the perfect time to make crochet Christmas stockings and have lots and lots of festive fun!
Making handmade Christmas stockings to decorate your mantel could be just the project you need to get into the holiday season.
The best thing about handmade decorations is that they can be personalized and used year after year.
Make Your Own Christmas Stockings
Make a handmade Christmas stocking to hang and fill with great gifts to open on Christmas morning.
We each have our own stocking, that is personalized to our individual style, mine is knit in various colors and has pom-poms hanging from the cuff.
The great thing about being able to make your own Christmas stockings is that they always look amazing.
Personalized Christmas Stockings
Making your own Christmas stocking allows you the freedom to personalize it any way you wish.
You can add initials, colors you know the person likes, pom-poms, and other embellishments.
You can make them as simple or as outrageous as you like!
Can You Crochet A Christmas Stocking?
Just imagine how your home and tree could look this year full of homemade decorations – you could choose a color theme in traditional colors, for example, red, white, and green or go with something different in your own style.
Impress your loved ones with your mad crochet skills – by making stockings for all of the family.
Christmas Stocking Patterns
Take a look through this collection of fun stockings…
1. Free Crochet Pattern – Cozy Cottage Christmas Stocking
Make this lovely crochet Christmas stocking, with a free pattern from Pattern Paradise.
Their pattern is easy to follow and has a video tutorial to help if you need it.
2. Evergreen Christmas Stocking – Crochet Pattern
This evergreen Christmas stocking is just the thing you need to put little gifts into this Christmas!
With little V-shaped sc stitches that are in a different color, this stocking reminds me of a Christmas tree.
Get the free crochet pattern from Petals to Picots.
3. Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern
Make one of these stunning crochet Christmas stockings with this free pattern from Persia Lou.
The classic Christmas crochet stocking pattern is more of an intermediate level, using the shell stitch – so if you want something to challenge you a little – this is it!
4. Crochet Farmhouse Christmas Stocking
Make a beautiful crochet farmhouse Christmas stocking with this free pattern from Sewrella.
Using Lion Brand yarns in a worsted weight yarn, this rustic look stocking will look stunning hung up anywhere in your home!
5. Stockholm Free Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern
This Nordic-inspired crochet Christmas stocking pattern will look awesome hung by the fireplace or wherever you want to place it!
Get the free crochet pattern made in a bulky yarn from Make Do and Crew.
6. Caron Crochet Christmas Stocking
Make a sweet little basic stocking with this free pattern from Repeat Crafter Me.
Crochet in a variety of colors, you can make one for the whole family!
7. Mini Stocking
Make a mini stocking with this free crochet stocking pattern from Jen Hayes.
You can make it in a solid color or with a color change on the cuff, heel, and toe.
There are step-by-step instructions to help you along too, so you can make one for each family member!
8. Fur Christmas Stocking
Make a fur stocking from faux fur yarn with a faux fur cuff with this great pattern from OTH Crochet Nook.
The top of the stocking and the body of the stocking is made of the same yarn and would make a great gift for little girls.
This is not the best yarn to work with in my opinion, but it does look amazing!
Have you made any of your own crochet Christmas stockings or gifts this year?
Tell me in the comments below!